Ways to Install or Uninstall go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 14, 2022

go-cve-dictionary is tool to build a local copy of the NVD (National Vulnerabilities Database) and the Japanese JVN, which contain security vulnerabilities according to their CVE identifiers including exhaustive information and a risk score. The local copy is generated in sqlite format, and the tool has a server mode for easy querying. I will show you how to install go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for go-cve-dictionary to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu 22.04

Install go-cve-dictionary Ubuntu 22.04

go-cve-dictionary is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install go-cve-dictionary using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to get go-cve-dictionary on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install go-cve-dictionary Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install go-cve-dictionary

Install go-cve-dictionary using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install go-cve-dictionary, just following these steps:

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install go-cve-dictionary Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install go-cve-dictionary

Uninstall go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

If you installed go-cve-dictionary using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove go-cve-dictionary

To uninstall go-cve-dictionary and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge go-cve-dictionary

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install go-cve-dictionary on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall go-cve-dictionary too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.